ArticleClimatic and tectonic controls on sedimentation and erosion during the Pliocene-Quaternary in the Qaidam Basin (China)Garzione, Carmala N.The Qaidam Basin is an internally drained basin located in the northeastern Tibetan Plateau. Presently, over 50% of the basin fl oor exposes thick (>1 km) sections of Pliocene- Quaternary strata that are deformed by folding and faulting. We investigat . . .